Mahindra Thar was one of the most anticipated launches in India this year. Mahindra launched it in the market couple of months ago and the response from customers is overwhelming. The demand for SUV has increased and the waiting period has also gone up. The Thar is officially sold out till May 2021 and Mahindra has also increased the production of the SUV to keep up with the demand. It is a very capable SUV that one can buy under this price tag. Recently, an actress from Malayalam movie industry also bought the all-new Thar. The actress is Anu Sithara who has played lead role in several Malayalam movies.
The video has been uploaded by NBTV LIVE on their youtube channel. The video is all about the actress who has taken the delivery of her new SUV. According to the video, Anu Sithara took delivery of the new Thar from a Mahindra’s Thiruvananthapuram dealership. She came with her husband to take the delivery of their new vehicle. The actress can be heard saying on video that she fell in love with the overall look and design of the vehicle and that is one of the reason why they have bought it.
Even though Anu Sithara took delivery from Thiruvananthapuram, she is actually belongs to Wayanad district. It is a hilly region and the Actress was excited about buying Thar because Wayanad is an ideal ground for Thar to prove its off-road abilities. The video does not mention which variant the actress has actually bought. All we can figure out from the video is that she has gone for an automatic variant with soft top convertible roof. Other than Mahindra the actress also owns a Mercedes-Benz GLA luxury SUV.
Mahindra Thar is all-new SUV and has nothing in common from the previous generation except for the name. The new Thar is based on an all-new platform and is a lot more wider and longer than the older version. It offers a lot more space on the inside because of the new dimensions. The Thar is available with three roof options from company itself. It is available with a soft top as before, there is a soft top convertible and company fitted hard top.
Mahindra Thar is offering number of features like roof mounted speakers and touchscreen infotainment screen. The infotainment screen in drizzle resistant. Mahindra is offering these features on Thar for the first time. It even offers front facing seats for rear passengers. It was initially available with a 6-seat version but due to safety reasons, Mahindra had recently discontinued it. Thar recently passed the GLobal NCAP crash test with 4 star rating.
Mahindra Thar is available with both petrol and diesel engine options. The petrol version is powered by a 2.0 litre turbocharged mStallion engine. This engine generates 150 Bhp and 320 Nm of peak torque and is available with a manual and automatic transmission option. The diesel version uses a 2.2 litre turbocharged mHawk unit that generates 130 Bhp and 320 Nm of peak torque. It is also available with a manual and automatic gearbox option. Thar is a proper SUV and is available with a 4×4 transfer case as standard.